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  신현용 2005-09-30 09:52:32, Hit : 1868
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다음은 Jerry Becker 교수가 모아 보내준 것입니다.

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NOTE: The following quotations have been collected from a variety of sources in e-mail notes over quite a lot of time. My apologies for the absence of the sources - I just don't have them all.  JPB
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"To lead people, walk beside them ... As for the best leaders, the people do not notice their existence. The next best, the people honor and praise. The next, the people fear; and the next, the people hate ... When the best leader's work is done the people say, 'We did it ourselves!'" (Lao-Tsu)

"Attempting to fix inner city schools without fixing the city in which they are embedded is like trying to clean the air on one side of a screen door." (Jean Anyon, education scholar-1997)

"The surest way to corrupt a youth is to instruct him to hold in higher esteem those who think alike than those who think differently." (F. Nietzsche)

"The most important outcome of education is to help students become independent of formal education." (Paul E. Gray)

"Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life." (Steve Jobs, addressing the Stanford University Class of 2005)

"When my kids become wild and unruly, I use a nice, safe playpen. When they're finished, I climb out." (Erma Bombeck, humorist, columnist)

"Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has." (Margaret Mead, American cultural anthropologist)

"The closer people are to "getting it right," the more significant become the ways in which they "get it wrong." (William R. Robinson)

"Some people have a negative attitude, and that's their disability." (Marla Runyan, Olympic runner who is legally blind)

"Some cause happiness wherever they go; others, whenever they go." (Oscar Wilde, Irish writer)

"With the advent of television, the nature of concentration was altered." (Norman Mailer, writer)

"The toughest thing about success is that you have to keep on being a success." (Irving Berlin, American composer)

"My three keys to success: One, work hard. Two, be your own person. And three, have a passion for what you're doing." (Juli Inkster, Hall of Fame golfer)

"No one can make you feel inferior without your consent." (Eleanor Roosevelt, former first lady)

"I will tell you the secret of getting rich on Wall Street: You try to be greedy when others are fearful and you try to be very fearful when others are greedy." (Warren Buffett, American investor, businessman)

"What counts in sports is not the victory, but the magnificence of the struggle." (Joe Paterno  --  Penn State football coach"

"As a matter of cosmic history, it has always been easier to destroy than to create." (Leonard Nimoy - in Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan)

Wherever there's a fight so hungry people can eat, I'll be there." (Henry Fonda as Tom Joad in "The Grapes of Wrath")

"Although the world is full of suffering, it is full also of the overcoming of it." (Helen Keller, deaf/blind author, activist and lecturer)

"I'm not crazy ... I've just been in a very bad mood for 40 years!" (Shirley MacLaine - in "Steel Magnolias")

"The imagination is frailer than sense, but stronger than reason." (Terry Eagleton)

"Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail." (Ralph Waldo Emerson)

"Other people may not have had high expectations for me ... but I had high expectations for myself." (Shannon Miller, champion gymnast)

"The ultimate inspiration is the deadline." (Nolan Bushnell, computer pioneer)

"Talent only gives you the opportunity to win." (Chad Brown, NFL linebacker)

"Live out of your imagination, not your history." (Stephen Covey)

"I have always grown from my problems and challenges, from the things that don't work out, that's when I've really learned." (Carol Burnett  --  actress, singer, comedienne)

"The most sensible people to be met with in society are people of business and of the world, who argue from what they see and know, instead of spinning cobweb distinctions of what things ought to be." (William Hazlitt, British essayist)

"The road to enlightenment is long and difficult, and you should try not to forget snacks and magazines." (Anne Lamott, author of Traveling Mercies - Some Thoughts on Faith)

"Every difference of opinion is not a difference of principle." (Thomas Jefferson)

"You have a lifetime to work, but children are only young once." (Polish proverb)

"Love your neighbor, yet not pull down your hedge." (George Herbert, poet)

"A mind, stretched to a new idea, never goes back to its original dimensions."  (Holme)

"Do something wonderful for someone and do it completely anonymously. That is an act of aloha" (Robert James)

"Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined." (Henry David Thoreau)

"Gravity is not responsible for people falling in love." (Albert Einstein)

"It is not enough to have a good mind. The main thing is to use it well." (Rene Descartes, mathematician, philosopher)

"When I was born I was so surprised I didn't talk for a year and a half." (Gracie Allen, actress, comedienne)

"It's amazing that the amount of news that happens in the world every day always just exactly fits the newspaper." (Jerry Seinfeld, comedian, actor)

"When the student is ready, the teacher will appear." (An old adage.)

"When you improve a little each day, eventually big things occur ... Not tomorrow, not the next day, but eventually a big gain is made. Don't look for the big, quick improvement. Seek the small improvement one day at a time. That's the only way it happens - and when it happens, it lasts" (John Wooden / basketball coach)

"New opinions are always suspected, and usually opposed, without any other reason but because they are not already common." (John Locke, philospher)

"The man who complains about the way the ball bounces is likely the one who dropped it." (Lou Holtz / football coach)

"If you think very long about the things you did right, you'll be in serious trouble." (Ken Olsen, engineer, founder of Digital Equipment Corporation)

"As democracy is perfected, the office of president represents, more and more closely, the inner soul of the people. On some great and glorious day the plain folks of the land will reach their heart's desire at last and the White House will be adorned by a downright moron." (H. L. Mencken)

"Shoot for the moon.  Even if you miss, you'll land among the stars." (Les Brown)

"The triumph cannot be had without the struggle. And I know what struggle is. I have spent a lifetime trying to share what it has meant to be a woman first in the world of sports so that other young women have a chance to reach their dreams." (Wilma Rudolph / track and field star)

"Those who are easily shocked, should be shocked more often." (Mae West, American actress)

"Deliberate cruelty is unforgivable, and the one thing I've never been guilty of." (Vivien Leigh  --  in Tennessee Williams' "A Streetcar Named Desire")

"Champions keep playing until they get it right." (Billie Jean King  --  tennis legend)

"Life without geometry is pointless." (Unknown)

"You can't measure success if you have never failed." (Steffi Graf, tennis legend)

"Truth without love is too hard. Love without truth is too soft." (Unknown)

"A leader takes people where they want to go.  A great leader takes people where they don't necessarily want to go, but ought to be." (Rosalynn Carter)

"Learning is like rowing upstream; not to advance is to drop back." (Chinese proverb)

"If we really want to learn how to forgive, perhaps we had better start with something easier than the Gestapo." (Anne Lamott, author of Traveling Mercies - Some Thoughts on Faith)

"The best executive is the one who has sense enough to pick good men to do what he wants done, and self-restraint to keep from meddling with them while they do it." (Theodore Roosevelt - 26th president of the U.S.)

"Show me a man who is a good loser and I'll show you a man who is playing golf with his boss." (Jim Murray - sportswriter)

"It is a fine thing to have ability, but the ability to discover ability in others is the true test." (Elbert Hubbard  -  philosopher, writer)

"Reality is just a point of view." (Philip K. Dick)

"If you don't live it, it won't come out of your horn." (Charlie Parker, jazz musician)

"A sharp tongue is the only edge tool that grows keener with constant use." (Washington Irving, author)

"I wish I knew as much about anything now as I knew about everything when I was twenty." (W. Ayers)

"He who rides the tiger finds it difficult to dismount." (Rudyard Kipling)

"We seldom attribute common sense except to those who agree with us." (Francois La Rochefoucauld, French writer)

What the best and wisest parent wants for his own child, that must the community want for all of its children.  Any other ideal for our schools is narrow and unlovely; acted upon, it destroys our democracy. (John Dewey)

That Justice is a blind goddess
Is a thing to which we black are wise
Her bandage hides two festering sores
That once perhaps were eyes.
(Langston Hughes)

"Nothing in the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity." (Martin Luther King, Jr.)

"We are each of us angels with only one wing, and we can only fly by embracing one another." (Luciano de Crescenzo)

"Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take but by the moments that take our breath away." (Unknown)

"Knowledge and productivity are like compound interest. Given two people of approximately the same ability and one person who works 10% more than the other, the latter will more than twice out produce the former. The more you know, the more you learn; the more you learn, the more you can do; the more you can do, the more the opportunity - it is very much like compound interest. I don't want to give you a rate, but it is a very high rate. Given two people with exactly the same ability, the one person who manages day in and day out to get in one more hour of thinking will be tremendously more productive over a lifetime." (Richard Hamming)

"Never mistake activity for achievement." (Bill Walton, basketball legend)

"Excellence can be achieved if you ... Care more than others think is wise ... Risk more than others think is safe ... Dream more than others think is practical ... Expect more than others think is possible." (Unknown)

"If you hire the best people and leave them alone, you don't need to hire very many." (Thomas S. Murphy, broadcasting executive)

"I think I already understand about life: pretty good, some problems." (Sam Lamott, at age seven - son of Ann Lamott, author)

"If I meet a hundred-year-old man and I have something to teach him, I will teach; if I meet an eight-year-old boy and he has something to teach me, I will learn." [Joshu (Chaou Chaou)]

"Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted." (Albert Einstein)

"If we want to have the best of all worlds, we had better realize that we cannot have all the worlds. I believe that television commercials have to go." (Norman Mailer, writer)

"I never found the companion that was so companionable as solitude." (Henry David Thoreau, author, pacifist, tax resister and philosopher)

"No one can possibly achieve any real and lasting success or get rich in business by being a conformist." (J. Paul Getty, industrialist, oil tycoon)

"He that would be a leader must be a bridge" (Old Welsh saying)

"Success has a thousand fathers but failure is an orphan" (Ancient Chinese Proverb)

"It is a curious paradox, puzzling to the symbolic mind, that definitions, theoretically, are nothing but statements of symbolic abbreviations, irrelevant to the reasoning and inserted only for practical convenience, while yet, in the development of a subject, they always require a very large amount of thought, and often embody some of the greatest achievements of analysis." (Russell)

"My advice is find a niche and then become the best there is in that field." (Darla Moore, investment banker)

"Problems are only opportunities in work clothes." (Henry J. Kaiser, American industrialist, shipbuilder)

"Stubbornness is a virtue if you're right. It's only a character flaw if you're wrong." (Chuck Noll, Hall of Fame football coach)

"The team with the best athletes doesn't usually win. It's the team with the athletes who play best together." (Lisa Fernandez, softball legend)

"Some succeed because they are destined to, but most succeed because they are DETERMINED to! (Unknown)

"Success represents the 1% of your work that results from the 99% that is called failure." (Soichiro Honda, founder of automaker Honda)

"That which any one has been long learning unwillingly, he unlearns with proportional eagerness and haste." (William Hazlitt, English writer)

"Perfect numbers, like perfect people, are very rare." (Rene Descartes)

"The basic law of capitalism is you or I, not both you and I." (Karl Lebknecht, German socialist)

"Charity sees the need not the cause." (German Proverb)

"I used to be the sorest loser, but I've learned that type of attitude prevents you from getting anything out of a defeat." (Hillary Wolf, U.S. Olympic judo team member)

"Math is a language that needs to be spoken, a music that needs to be heard, and an art that needs to be seen." (Rachel McAnallen)

"What would you dream for if you knew you couldn't fail?" (Schuller)

"There is only one success -- to be able to spend your life in your own way." (Christopher Morley, American journalist, novelist, and poet)

"What is a good definition? For the philosopher or the scientist it is a definition which applies to the objects defined, and only those; it is the one satisfying the rules of logic. But in teaching it is not that; a good definition is one understood by the scholars [students]." (Poincar?)

"If you're going to do something today that you'll be sorry for tomorrow morning, sleep late." (Henny Youngman, comedian)

"Live in each season as it passes; breathe the air, drink the drink, taste the fruit, and resign yourself to the influences of each." (Henry David Thoreau)

"Imagination is more important than knowledge." (Albert Einstein, physicist)

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